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Ridge Expand Traffic & Transport Capability
06.2.2017

The Ridge team are commitment to bringing an enhanced capability to the T&T offering is reinforced by the recent appointment of Bidur Rajbhandari PhD, MSc (Hons), BE (Distinction). Bidur joins the team as a Senior Transport Planner from the Mott Macdonald Group. Bringing new skills and further experience, having over twenty five years’ experience in the Highways, Transportation and Development industries. This includes ten years’ in transport planning specialising in the design of traffic signal controls and traffic modelling, following on from some seven years’ of experience as a research Fellow at Southampton University including traffic control systems, bus priorities and pedestrian crossing facilities. Also has seven years’ overseas experience in construction supervision.

Bidur offers particular expertise in traffic modelling using TRANSYT, LinSig, Junction9, ACADY, and PICADY and is conversant with transport modelling using VISSIM, CONTRAM, and TRIPS.

In his last role he had the opportunity to be involved in a number of high profile projects including the High Speed 2 Rail project, London 2012 Olympic Park and Ride, Aberdeen International Business Park Phase 2 and the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre. Whilst at Southampton University he was involved in key research projects for clients such as Department for Transport and London Transport.

With Bidur added to our essentially new core team in T&T, we now have over 80 years’ experience across the Transport Planning, Engineering and Development fields and can offer support right through the design processes. We would be pleased therefore to hear of any new opportunities, so please give Ken Dudley a call on 01962 834391 or drop him an e mail at kdudley@ridge.co.uk

 


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